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A guide to getting responsive – a site for all sizes

A guide to getting responsive – a site for all sizes

Published on: Sep 30 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I’ve been spending some time recently researching the evolving world of responsive design and want to collect here some of the information, guides and...
Great lines don’t come automatically

Great lines don’t come automatically

Published on: Sep 29 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
A cartoon by XKCD. More actual results: ‘Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You [are the best. The best thing ever]’, ‘Revenge is a dish best served...
Telling a story over time.

Telling a story over time.

Published on: Sep 22 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Firstly, lets get this out the way: I don’t condone grafitti, but do enjoy street art, and think there can be a happy medium. In London’s E1, a street...
Use Facebook advertising to need facebook advertising

Use Facebook advertising to need facebook advertising

Published on: Sep 11 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
If you’ve been tempted by Facebook advertising to boost the views of your content, think again. While the views of your boosted content are certain to increase,...
Mobile web: Design it fast and for thumbs

Mobile web: Design it fast and for thumbs

Published on: Sep 01 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I used to be impatient, but now I just don’t have the time Google have released some new guidance on designing fast mobile websites, which can load a page...
Littering says a lot about you.

Littering says a lot about you.

Published on: Aug 29 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Do people litter because they’re lazy? Or a lowlife? Toronto has recently run a campaign using litter to spell out what kind of person make a mess of their...
Build your website based on evidence, not false beliefs.

Build your website based on evidence, not false beliefs.

Published on: Jun 23 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Zoltán Gócza and Zoltán Kollin have created a list of common web design misconceptions and collected data, facts, quotes and articles to separate fact from...
Facebook recommends your competition

Facebook recommends your competition

Published on: Jun 21 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I “like” the football team I support on Facebook. Unfortunately this has lead to Facebook suggesting the following 7 other (similar?) teams I might...
Sell the moment, buy the moment!

Sell the moment, buy the moment!

Published on: Apr 10 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Just what we need, more tweets filling our timelines with messages from companies trying to “engage” with people through with tenuous links to an anniversary,...
You care, but do you care enough to do something about it?

You care, but do you care enough to do something about it?

Published on: Apr 09 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
A small London based charity The Pilion Trust have released a fundraising advert based on a social experiment testing the public’s opinion of poor people (contains...